Nigeria

Nigerian Government Sets New Rules For Twitter, Facebook And Other Social Media Platforms

The National Information Technology Development Agency [NITDA] has issued new regulations for Internet platforms to operate in Nigeria. They were contained in a statement signed by NITDA spokesperson, Hadiza Umar, on Monday. Umar explained that the new code was designed to “define guidelines for interacting on the digital ecosystem.” The code demands that Internet platforms […]

Tinubu Arrives Nigeria, Shows Off His Nomination Form With Sanwo-Olu

Bola Ahmed Tinubu returned to Nigeria on Friday night after completing his lesser hajj in Mecca. On Saturday, 30th of April, the presidential aspirant showed his nomination form which as been picked by his supporters for him yesterday. He can be seen in a photo with Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo Olu. #BAT2023#TINUBU2023 #SanwoAgain#SanwoLeekansi @officialABAT ��� @jidesanwoolu

President Buhari To Embark On A 20-day Vacation Trip To The UK

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja Saturday today for a 20 day vacation trip. He is expected to return to Nigeria on May 10th, 2022. He is expected to commission developmental projects especially in the sectors of education, healthcare and roads. At the end of the visit, President Buhari will be proceeding to his country home Daura where he […]

Nigeria’s First Female Vice Chancellor, Alele-Williams Is Dead

Grace Alele-Williams was an educationist who made history by becoming the first Nigerian female Vice Chancellor. Professor Grace Alele-Williams, Nigeria’s first female university Vice Chancellor, is dead. Alele Williams, who was also the first female Nigerian to bag a doctorate degree passed on at the of 89. Though there hasn’t been official confirmation by the deceased’s […]

Don’t Destroy 2023 Chances, INEC Timetable Limited – Buhari Warns APC Again

President Muhammadu Buhari has issued another warning to All Progressives Congress [APC] leaders. The party’s national convention will be held on Saturday at Eagle Square in Abuja. In a statement on Friday, the President cautioned the APC not to do anything “that will jeopardize the chances of the party in the 2023 General Elections”. Buhari […]

Nigeria Vs Ghana: What Osimhen Said About The Black Stars Of Ghana [Must Read]

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, has spoken highly of the Black Stars ahead of Nigeria’s 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches against Ghana. While calling the Ghana side a quality team, Osimhen strongly believes Nigeria has the squad depth to get the job done against the Black Stars. Addressing a press conference on Thursday, Osimhen […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 89 Fresh Infections In 8 States And FCT

Nigeria has recorded 89 new cases of COVID-19 in eight states and the federal capital territory (FCT). The COVID-19 result was announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in its daily update for Saturday, January 29, 2022. According to the agency, Lagos recorded the most cases on Saturday with 26 new positive samples, followed […]

Good News As US Embassy Releases New Update For Intending Visa Applicants

The United States Mission in Nigeria has announced an extension to the validity of the visa application fees made by Nigerians to September 2023. A statement by the US Embassy in Nigeria said the action is aimed at accommodating applicants who have been facing difficulty in booking appointments for the non-immigrant visa category. The US […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 250 Fresh Infections In 12 States, FCT

As the battle against COVID-19 continues, Nigeria has recorded 250 fresh infections of the deadly disease in 12 states and the federal capital territory (FCT). The COVID-19 result was announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in its daily update for Tuesday, January 25, 2022. According to the agency, a breakdown of the new cases […]

UN Pledges Support For Nigeria As Millions Endure Humanitarian Crisis

Martin Griffiths, the United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator (USG/ERC), has concluded a four-day visit to Nigeria. Griffiths saw first-hand, the humanitarian situation and response in the North-East, promising to raise international awareness about the crisis and bring attention to battles around Lake Chad. The USG met with Vice President Yemi […]

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